Tennis Captures PIAA District 12 Team Championship
On Tuesday, May 11, 2010 the La Salle College High School Varsity Tennis Team captured the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) District 12 Class AAA Team Championship with a 4-1 victory over Philadelphia Central High School. The win by the Explorers avenged last year's loss to the Lancers in La Salle's first foray into the PIAA District 12 Class AAA.
Christian Lutschaunig '13 beat Gabe Steerman from Central at the #1 singles, 7-5, 4-6, 10-5. #3 Singles Andrew Wilt '12 also won in three sets while the #1 doubles team of Harry Bonet and Rich Danze and the #2 doubles team Tim Plamondon and Mitch Abramo each won in straight sets.
With the team victory, La Salle advances to the PIAA Class AAA Team Tournament. La Salle will meet the PIAA District 1 Class AAA runner-up in the first round of the state tournament on May 28, 2010.
La Salle Captures District Tennis Title
The Philadelphia Inquirer, May 11, 2010